Welcome to Jakobsbakken in Sulitjelma an old mining town with stunning buildings dating back to the mining industry in the late 1800s.
Do you want to make angels in the snow, go with snowshoes and try ice-water fishing or go cross-country skiing in tracks with World Cup standard? Starting from Jakobsbakken we offer you a true winter experiences on historical grounds in the Arctic mountains.
Our guides will help with your equipment and instruct you on how to use them. Sledging, skiing or snowshoeing in the vicinity of Jakobsbakken – you choose what you want to try.
Experience magic walks in untouched nature, where you can walk for hours without meeting a single person. You will get close to nature in the Arctic mountains and maybe the opportunity to see wildlife including reindeer, grouse and foxes close up.
From September to April there are also good opportunities to see the Aurora Borealis from this beautiful mining town above the polar circle. Here we can offer an unforgettable Aurora Borealis chase, and due to limited light pollution, stunning views of the northern lights dancing over the Arctic mountains can be seen.